US SR117 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 16-1)
Status: Introduced on March 16 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-05-17 - Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S2551)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]

Summary

This resolution urges the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU) to support peace on the island of Ireland and the principles, objectives, and commitments of the Good Friday Agreement. The resolution also expresses support for subsequent agreements relating to the relationship between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, including the agreement concerning the UK's withdrawal from the EU. (The island of Ireland is divided between Northern Ireland, which is part of the UK, and the Republic of Ireland, an EU member state.)

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Title

A resolution expressing support for the full implementation of the Good Friday Agreement, or the Belfast Agreement, and subsequent agreements and arrangements for implementation to support peace on the island of Ireland.

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-05-17SenateResolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S2551)
2021-05-17SenateS.Amdt.1497 Amendment SA 1497 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2021-05-17SenateS.Amdt.1497 Amendment SA 1497 proposed by Senator Whitehouse for Senator Lee. (consideration: CR S2551; text: CR S2547) To amend the preamble.
2021-05-17SenateThe committee substitute as amended agreed to by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S2550-2551)
2021-05-17SenateS.Amdt.1496 Amendment SA 1496 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2021-05-17SenateS.Amdt.1496 Amendment SA 1496 proposed by Senator Whitehouse for Senator Lee. (consideration: CR S2551; text: CR S2550) To improve the resolution.
2021-05-17SenateMeasure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S2550-2551)
2021-03-24SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 20.
2021-03-24SenateCommittee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez with an amendment in the nature of a substitute and with an amended preamble. Without written report.
2021-03-24SenateCommittee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
2021-03-16SenateReferred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S1573-1574)

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